Help Students Win is an education podcast for K-12 and higher education leaders on how to best cultivate student success. JD covers the biggest topics in education, including innovative teaching strategies, youth mental health, grading, education policy, and so much more. You'll hear from respected researchers, school leaders, and educators from around the country, as JD leads these conversations with flavor and curiosity.
How Hip Hop Can Revitalize Classrooms w/ Dr. Joquetta Johnson
How can hip hop be used to make learning more rigorous and engaging? How can teachers infuse popular culture into classes while still aligning with pre-set curriculum standards? And what role do phones and social media play in a culturally-relevant classroom? Dr. Joquetta Johnson gives us the answers to these questions and more on this episode of Help Students Win.
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Wellness and Establishing Relationships in DEI Work
JD gives a keynote on the relationship between mental health advocacy and diversity, equity, and inclusion, and how DEI work is not possible without prioritizing wellness and relationship building. --- Watch the video of the keynote on YouTube: https://youtu.be/qKuPVJFvPeA?si=kCXwaANNxczFa3Zj --- Looking for a speaker for professional development or an upcoming attendees? Visit jdspeaks.com/booking to book Jordan today.
Does Social Emotional Learning Work? Where and How it's Happening
Does social emotional learning actually work? If so, why are some schools neglecting it? And is it really necessary for college students? The answers and more on this episode of Help Students Win! --- Link to Youth Right Now Report: https://www.bgca.org/about-us/youth-right-now --- Link to SELF Talks Student Development Program (which implements SEL): https://www.jdspeaks.com/selftalks
What Is The Future of Education Technology? Recapping FETC 2024
What are some of the leading education technology trends in 2024? How can VR, AR, and MR transform learning? And what is the role of social emotional learning and career and technical education in technology-infused education? The answers and more on this episode of Help Students Win ---Today's listener question: Is it harder to be a teacher today than it was 20 years ago? Let us know your thoughts by sending us a written message or audio recording to firstname.lastname@example.org --- Learn more about SELF Talks by JD Speaks, the unique student success program for high school and college students, by visit https://www.jdspeaks.com/selftalks --- Learn more about the Future of Education Technology Conference here: https://www.fetc.org/
Political Polarization in Higher Ed, Plus Internships & Ron DeSantis
How will state-level politics and political polarization impact K-16 education? What's the most popular trend that students are using the land internships? And what does defunding DEI in Florida say about free expression on college campuses? The answers, and more!
Inside Higher Ed article about Florida Defunding DEI at state universities: https://www.insidehighered.com/news/governance/trustees-regents/2024/01/18/dei-spending-banned-sociology-scrapped-florida?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=c95ea11db2-DNU_2021_COPY_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-c95ea11db2-236913530&mc_cid=c95ea11db2&mc_eid=fd63a61f85
Learn more about SELF Talks, the all-in-one student development program: https://www.jdspeaks.com/selftalks
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Education Trends to Watch in 2024, Internship Tips, and Claudine Gay
What will most impact education in 2024? (2:20) What's the best way for students to go about landing internships? (28:43) And what does Claudine Gay's resignation mean for education? (36:02) Answers to these and more!
Check out Corbin Campbell's work and research on quality college teaching through her new book, Great College Teaching: https://hep.gse.harvard.edu/9781682537923/great-college-teaching/
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